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Not everything you learned about Christopher Columbus is true

CNN - 16 hours 4 min ago
We grow up learning all kinds of history about the founding of America, and one of the explorers taught in every classroom is Christopher Columbus. But how much do we actually know about him as an explorer and his famous journey?

In Just 12 Hours, Russia Bombed Four Syrian Hospitals. We Have Proof.

NY Times - 16 hours 5 min ago
The Times obtained thousands of air force recordings, which reveal for the first time that Russia repeatedly bombed hospitals in Syria.

'Serial stowaway' was arrested again for trying to board a flight in Chicago with no travel documents

CNN - 16 hours 58 min ago
The woman who has been nicknamed a "serial stowaway" for her repeated attempts to sneak onto flights without boarding passes was arrested again, Chicago authorities said.

NFL Sunday is back! Here's how to watch your favorite teams play

CNN - 17 hours 19 min ago
It's NFL Sunday! You know what that means — tackles, touchdowns and timeouts (to grab another bag of Takis).

How the Yankees Won Game 1 of the A.L.C.S.

NY Times - 17 hours 25 min ago
Gleyber Torres drove in five runs to lead the Yankees to an easy win over the Astros, while Masahiro Tanaka continued his pitching brilliance in the postseason.

Collapse of a Future Hard Rock Hotel Leaves Two Dead, and New Orleans Reeling

NY Times - 17 hours 30 min ago
At least 19 others were injured and one person remains unaccounted for after a building collapse at a construction site steps from the city’s historic French Quarter, according to the authorities.

Full Hunter's Moon will light up the night on Sunday

CNN - 17 hours 32 min ago
Moon enthusiasts, get ready -- because the next full moon will appear Sunday.

CNN projects Gov. John Bel Edwards forced into runoff in Louisiana

CNN - 18 hours 18 min ago
• Trump questions protections for whistleblower whose complaint prompted impeachment inquiry

Gov. Edwards of Louisiana Forced Into Runoff With Republican

NY Times - 18 hours 48 min ago
Republicans mounted an aggressive campaign to unseat Gov. John Bel Edwards, one of the few Democratic governors in the South. He was forced into a runoff scheduled for next month.

‘The Beacon Has Gone Out’: What Trump and Giuliani Have Wrought

NY Times - Sat, 2019-10-12 22:50
Once upon a time, we spread ideals of democracy and rule of law. Now? We send Rudy.

Bringing Grievances to His Conservative Base, Trump Assails Impeachment Inquiry

NY Times - Sat, 2019-10-12 22:46
For the third night in a row, the president delivered a version of his combative response to the start of the impeachment inquiry.

Warren Dares Facebook With Intentionally False Political Ad

NY Times - Sat, 2019-10-12 22:45
The Democratic presidential candidate bought the ad to goad Facebook into removing misinformation in political ads, escalating her feud with the social network.

A candidate for sheriff preemptively released a photo of himself in blackface

CNN - Sat, 2019-10-12 22:33
A Republican sheriff candidate in South Carolina is trying to own up to his "mistakes." But critics say he's missing a key component: an apology.
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